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Uriel Procaccia

Uriel Procaccia

Visiting Professor of Law




Professor Procaccia, a frequent visitor to Cardozo, is former dean of the Faculty of Law at The Hebrew University, where he also taught for many years. In 2003 he joined the faculty of the Interdisciplinary Center in Herzliya, Israel; he reamins a member of the Center for Rationality at The Hebrew University. The principal drafter of Israel's corporate code, he has an active private corporate practice and was counsel in a lawsuit between the kibbutzim and Israeli banks that was the largest financial dispute in Israel’s legal history. Professor Procaccia is the author of several books and dozens of articles, and has taught worldwide. His most recent book is Russian Culture, Property Rights, and the Market Economy (Cambridge University Press 2007).